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August 21, 2019


February 2, 2017

Next LSA bicentennial symposium looks at U-M during Reconstruction

The post-Civil War era was one of rapid social and technological changes, and the University of Michigan during that time was no exception. The last quarter of the 19th century saw U-M expand in size and scope as it embraced scientific research and began its evolution into a contemporary university.

January 30, 2017

John Dewey and a new perspective

A portrait of John Dewey as a young professor of philosophy and psychology at U-M. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library)

January 9, 2017

President Angell's birthday

U-M's third president, James Burrill Angell, was born Jan. 7, 1829. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library)

December 12, 2016

President Robben Fleming's birthday

President Robben Fleming stands amidst a student demonstration on June 18, 1969. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library)

November 21, 2016

Sophomore Cabaret

A chorus for the Sophomore Cabaret pose with umbrellas in 1929. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library) 

November 14, 2016

Inauguration day

(Photo courtesy of Bentley Historical Library)

October 31, 2016

Autumn in the Diag

Students walk through the leafy Diag on a sunny autumn day in 1952. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library)

October 3, 2016

First female faculty member

Dr. Eliza M. Mosher graduated from U-M in 1875 and later became dean of women and professor of hygiene.


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